Reuters

Texas judge postpones execution of 'tourniquet killer'

Thu, Oct. 19, 2017

A Texas judge halted the planned execution on Wednesday of a man known as the "tourniquet killer" for a murderer of 5 girls in the Houston area .

Angola is not the next Venezuela as state oil firm it cuts debt

Thu, Oct. 19, 2017

Angola is not the next Venezuela, the head of state oil firm Sonangol said on Wednesday while pledging to further cut debt.

Mexico govt not worried about peso exchange rate - finmin

Wed, Oct. 18, 2017

Mexico's government is not worried about the country's peso, which has seen orderly market movements, Finance Minister Jose Antonio Meade said on Wednesday.

Struggling Atletico held by spirited Qarabag

Wed, Oct. 18, 2017

Atletico Madrid's poor start to this season's Champions League continued as they were held to a frustrating goalless draw at Qarabag.

Messi joins 100-goal club in Europe as Barca stroll to victory

Wed, Oct. 18, 2017

Lionel Messi scored his 100th goal in European competition as Barcelona moved close to qualifying for the knockout stages of the Champions League.

Dow closes above 23,000 for first time; IBM soars

Wed, Oct. 18, 2017

The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed above 23,000 for the first time on Wednesday, driven by a jump in IBM after it hinted at a return to revenue growth.

Chelsea and Roma share spoils in six-goal thriller

Wed, Oct. 18, 2017

Chelsea and Roma served up a rip-roaring 3-3 draw at Stamford Bridge on Wednesday.

Juve recover from bizarre own goal to snatch late win

Wed, Oct. 18, 2017

uventus hit back to snatch a late 2-1 win at home to Sporting after gifting the Portuguese side an early lead with a bizarre own goal.